History and overview of theories and methods of chiropractic: a counterpoint.

@article{Devocht2006HistoryAO,
  title={History and overview of theories and methods of chiropractic: a counterpoint.},
  author={James W Devocht},
  journal={Clinical orthopaedics and related research},
  year={2006},
  volume={444},
  pages={
          243-9
        }
}
  • J. Devocht
  • Published 1 March 2006
  • Medicine
  • Clinical orthopaedics and related research
Spinal manipulation has been used for its therapeutic effects for at least 2500 years. Chiropractic as we know it today began a century ago in a simplistic manner but has developed into to a well-established profession with 33 colleges throughout the world. During the initial, bumpy years, many people thought it had little more value than a placebo. Nevertheless, there have always been satisfied recipients of chiropractic care during the years, and the profession slowly gained prominence… 
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